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Academic Sutta Name Notes PSA Plae Vagga Nikaya PTS Keywords
J.230 Dutiyapalaayi Jaataka The bodhisatva was once king of Benares and the Gandhara king of Takkasila besieged his capital. The Bodhisatva appeared before him and threatened to crush his forces, and the Gandhara king fled. The story was related in reference with an ascetic who visited Jetavana in order to argue with the Buddha -- but on seeing the Buddha seated in the hall expounding the doctrine, his courage forsook him and he ran away with a crowd at his heels. He is identified with the Gandhara king. 57/426 Jaataka Khuddhaka J.ii.219ff. fear at sight

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